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cool & refreshing orange pineapple jello dessert

(1 rating)
Recipe by
Elaine Bovender
Wilmington, NC

This is a very simple to make, light and refreshing dessert. It's great for summer suppers with friends or for your family, especially if you want a change from the heavier cakes and pies. It tastes kind of like an orange creamsicle, remember those? Enjoy!

(1 rating)
yield 4 to 6 depending on serving size.
prep time 10 Min
cook time 3 Hr
method Refrigerate/Freeze

Ingredients For cool & refreshing orange pineapple jello dessert

  • 1 pkg
    orange flavor jello gelatin (3 ounce size)
  • 1 pkg
    cream cheese (8 ounce size)
  • 1 can
    crushed pineapple, drained well (20 ounce size)
  • 1 c
    boiling water

How To Make cool & refreshing orange pineapple jello dessert

  • 1
    In a small bowl, mix the Jello with the boiling water, stirring until completely dissolved, about 2 minutes. Pour into a blender or food processor.
  • 2
    Add remaining ingredients except for the pineapple and blend on high until thoroughly mixed. Stir in pineapple.
  • 3
    Pour into a Jello mold or an 8 X 8 dish and chill thoroughly until set. Cut into serving size pieces and serve or spoon into a dessert bowl with a dollop of whipped topping.